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As one of the nation's most respected teaching hospitals, New York Eye and Ear Infirmary of Mount Sinai (NYEE) has the following employment opportunities. If you are interested in an available position, please email your resume and cover letter to resumes@nyee.edu. Please be sure to include the job title in the subject line.

New York Eye and Ear Infirmary of Mount Sinai is an equal opportunity employer.

Admitting

Case Representative
Responsible for obtaining all patient demographic and insurance information verification of insurance benefits follows up on referral forms obtains patients orders and consent reviews order for accuracy and order entries follows up on pretesting done at NYEE and outside premises prepares patient chart enters patient information in Meditech system provides service to patient involving transportation, translator, billing questions. Qualifications 3-5 yrs experience in a hospital setting, admitting experience CRT and typing skills a must medical terminology communication and organizational skills a must. Per Diem Position

Ambulatory Care

Sign Language Medical Interpreter
Under the supervision of the Coordinator of Language Services Department, provides Sign Language interpretations on-site between patients and health care providers and other staff, including consent forms; additionally provides support to the department as needed. Interpreter is alert to problematic situations (e.g. breakdowns in communication, lack of information) and suggests appropriate solutions before problems arise whenever possible. Responsible for delivering the highest quality of service; must be responsive to individuals and departments and must demonstrate a team approach. Maintains patient/employee confidentiality in the management of information as directed by HIPAA. Performs other duties as assigned. Requirements are a minimum of an Associate’s Degree; Nationally Certified by the Nationally Certified by the RID (registry for the Deaf) required: preferably both CI & CT certification, and any subsequent equivalent of certification released after CI & CT certifications. Proven Spanish Language level fluency at an Interpreter level is also preferred. Some computer experience required in either Microsoft Word and/or Excel. Full Time Position

Language Assistance Program Coordinator
Responsible for coordinating the needs of patients who have limited English proficiency, or are visually impaired or hearing impaired. Provide sign language interpretation to patients who are deaf or hard of hearing. Coordinate identification of patient language assistance needs and strategies. Identify and secure existing and needed resources to provide Language Assistance services. Identify, translate and distribute required hospital documents. Identify LAP training needs and provide or arrange for training. Establish protocols for ensuring quality, timeliness, cost-effectiveness and appropriate levels of confidentiality in translations, interpretation and bilingual communications. Identify and implement a system for receiving and responding to requests for language assistance service. Identify and implement a system for receiving and responding to complaints by staff, patients and others of ineffective language assistance service. Communicate Infirmary practices of LAP to staff, patients and others. Work with other institutions to ensure best practices of language assistance. Keep current with Federal, State and City language assistance requirements. Continuous assessment of the diverse language needs of Infirmary patients. Prepare the annual assessment of the LAP. Attend internal and external meetings involving language assistance services/regulations. Develop, review and revise policies and procedures pertaining to LAP. Project development, and experience working in a healthcare environment required. Must be able to multi task in fast paced environment and work cooperatively with departments to meet their language needs. Excellent communication, presentation and computer skills required. The ability to stay current on legislative regulations applicable to Language Assistance required. Experience developing a Language Assistance Program preferred. Must possess High School Diploma or equivalent. College course work required. Bachelor’s degree preferred. Bilingual in Spanish, Russian or Mandarin preferred. FULL-TIME POSITION

Receptionist
Responsibilities include answering and screening phone calls; scheduling appointments; greeting patients; obtains and processes necessary information regarding appointments and cancellations. Data entry and output; prints reports. Maintains office filing system and/or patient chart system. Processes receipts; checks and prepares patient charts. Other duties as assigned by department head. 1-2 years’ experience in a service office environment. High school diploma. Bilingual preferred. Some knowledge of computers and good communication skills. Eye Clinic

Assistant Nursing Care Coordinator
Responsibilities include coordination, implementation and evaluating nursing care and practices within a specific unit on a 24 hour basis in the absence of the Nursing Care Coordinator. Maintaining standards of nursing care and practice by supervising and evaluating unit personnel. Also to promote the philosophy and objectives of the Nursing Department at The New York Eye and Ear Infirmary. BSN degree required. Masters Degree preferred. Current licensure/registration in NY State and BCLS Certified. Full Time Position - Eye Clinic

Registered Professional Nurse- ENT Clinic
Responsibilities include the provision of direct comprehensive care to ambulatory / emergency service patients as part of the healthcare team. Provide care that is consistent with the philosophy and goals of the Nursing Department and the patient care unit. BSN required. Current NY State nursing license/registration required. BCLS/ACLS certification required. Computer knowledge preferred. At least 1 year experience in Ambulatory Care or Med//Surg required. Eye\ENT related experience preferred. Flexible Schedules Available Every Other Weekend. (2) Regular Full Time Positions - Urgent Care & Comphrehensive Eye Clinic (1) Per Diem Reg Prof Nurse Amb Care Serv-Emerg

Ancillary Services

Ancillary Technician
Responsible for performing EKG and Phlebotomy for all levels of patients as directed according to established standards and practices. Collect blood and urine from donor, and assume responsibility for safety and comfort of patient in the performance of the procedure. Adheres to safety regulations and universal precautions in performing duties. Prepares equipment and supplies at the site to efficiently perform EKG and Phlebotomy. Performs other duties of the department as requested. High school diploma or equivalent. EKG and Phlebotomy certificate. Full Time Position

Enviromental Services

Housekeeping Worker
Responsible for keeping hospital facilities and equipment clean and orderly according to Joint Commission standards and following Infection Control protocol. Duties shall include, but not limited to, mopping, vacuuming, scrubbing, and waxing floors, trash collection, snow removal and other related duties. Must be flexible, available to work on weekends and holidays. Job requires lifting, pushing, pulling, and bending. Experience in healthcare preferred. Eighth grade schooling or above preferred. Previous housekeeping experience required. Per-Diem Postion/Evening Shift (2)

Eye Faculty Practice

Receptionist
Handles all phone responsibilities for Faculty Practice including answering incoming calls, taking messages, directing calls, and scheduling patient appointments in a timely, accurate, and courteous manner. Full Time Position/Days

Food and Nutrition

Dietician
Responsible for screening patients for nutrition risk, assessing patients found to be at risk. Documenting follow up interactions, creating nutrition care plans and modifying as needed. Developing implements and evaluates nutritional care for patients. Modifying therapeutic menus based on diet orders and patient request. Reviewing patient’s menus for completeness and accuracy. Conducting meal rounds and supervising food service staff. Baccalaureate degree in Nutrition Sciences. Registered Dietitian with the Committee on Dietetic Registration required. Certified Dietitian / Nutritionist in New York State preferred. Hospital experience preferred. Experience with JCAHO a plus. Per Diem Position

Medical Records

Coding Manager
Supervise coders and be the resource person and educator for NYEE Staff on Coding, Reimbursement, Facility Guidelines, Different Payers Requirements, APC, DRGs, ICD9CM, CPT, and Compliance with Medicare and Medicaid rules; Provide oversight for the appropriateness of coding for ASU, Inpatients, Clinics, and Ancillary Departments. Perform data quality reviews on coding of inpatient, ambulatory care, and outpatient for visits at NYEE to validate the ICD-9-CM, CPT, and HCPCS Level II code and modifier assignments, APC and DRG appropriateness and any missing diagnoses. Coding Certification, CCS or CPC-H, is required.RHIA or RHIT credentials is preferred. Minimum of 3 years progressive coding or coding review experience in ICD-9-CM and CPT/HCPCS is required. Claims processing knowledge of data management responsibilities are a plus.Good oral and written communication skills and comprehensive knowledge of the OPPS reimbursement methodology and regulatory requirements. Prefer someone with past auditing experience or strong training background in coding and reimbursement. Full Time Position

Nursing Administration

Administrative Coordinator
Responsibilities include, but not limited to, providing coordination, integration and facilitation of clinical and administrative services for the divisions of nursing and the other hospital services in the absence of the Vice President and/or Division Director of Patient Care Services or other department managers. RN / BSN required. Current NY State license/registration required. Master’s Degree preferred. BCLS/ACLS certified. Med-Surg/ER experience in a hospital setting preferred. Management experience preferred. Part Time 22.5 Hrs Weekly – On Weekends

Director Of Nursing Education, Quality, Research And Magnet Programs
The Director is responsible for the overall operation of the Nursing Education, Quality, Research and Magnet Programs and assists the Senior Vice President of Clinical Operations/CNO in accomplishing departments of nursing objectives. Assures data collection for the Magnet program. Collaborates with Nursing Councils and assists in their endeavors. Provides leadership, exhibits initiative, innovation and creativity. Demonstrates ability to plan, organize, direct and coordinate multiple activities and functions. Current NY State nursing license/registration required. Master's degree required, Doctoral degree preferred. 2-4 years proven experience and expertise in project management and/or educational position, or as a magnet coordinator. Certification in nursing administration (ANA) preferred. Computer software, knowledge and skills. Evidence of competency in clinical quality planning, measurement and improvement. Evidence of skilled communication (written, verbal and group process). Full Time Position - Flexible

Nursing - 2nd Floor

Equipment Coordinator
Responsible for OR equipment management, the maintenance, operation, cleaning and trouble shooting of all equipment required during surgical intervention. This employee manages the day-to-day equipment need for surgery, supervises nursing assistants and assists the Nursing Care Coordinator and the surgeons. Knows safety codes, procedures and how to respond to emergencies. Responsible for training current and new nursing assistants. Emotionally stable, mature and responsible. Computer knowledge and skills. Nursing Assistant Certification, High School Diploma, basic heart support, BCLS or Heart Saver required. Full Time Position

Registered Professional Nurse
Responsibilities include the provision of direct comprehensive care to ambulatory / emergency service patients as part of the healthcare team. Provide care that is consistent with the philosophy and goals of the Nursing Department and the patient care unit. BSN required. Current NY State nursing license/registration required. BCLS/ACLS certification required. Computer knowledge preferred. At least 1 year experience in Ambulatory Care or Med//Surg required. Eye\ENT related experience preferred. Full Time Positions

Operating Room Technician
Responsibilities include assisting nurses in the provision of nursing care to surgical patients by performing routine and delegated duties according to the standards of practice and policies of the hospital and the Nursing Department. Assists in the preparation of the operating room. One year Surgical Technologist Program required; BCLS and current CPR certification required. Previous hospital and operating room experience preferred; Ophthalmology and ENT experience preferred. Full Time Position

Nursing Assistant
Responsibilities include providing nursing care under supervision of Registered Nurse(s) that is consistent with the Philosophy and goals of the Nursing department and patient care unit. Transport of post-anesthesia patients; Assists in clerical functions and assist in additional assignments as determined by Nurse in charge. May be floated or cross-trained to other patient’s units. Must be computer literate. Nursing Assistant Certification, High School Diploma, basic heart support, BCLS or HeartSaver required. Certification of EKG and Phlebotomy required. Hospital related experience preferred. Full Time Position

Nursing - 4th Floor

Registered Professional Nurse
Responsibilities include the provision of direct comprehensive care to ambulatory / emergency service patients as part of the healthcare team. Provide care that is consistent with the philosophy and goals of the Nursing Department and the patient care unit. BSN required. Current NY State nursing license/registration required. BCLS/ACLS certification required. Computer knowledge preferred. At least 1 year experience in Ambulatory Care or Med//Surg required. Eye\ENT related experience preferred. Full Time Position

Operating Room Technician
Responsibilities include assisting nurses in the provision of nursing care to surgical patients by performing routine and delegated duties according to the standards of practice and policies of the hospital and the Nursing Department. Assists in the preparation of the operating room. One year Surgical Technologist Program required; BCLS and current CPR certification required. Previous hospital and operating room experience preferred; Ophthalmology and ENT experience preferred. Full Time Position

Nursing - 5th Floor

Registered Professional Nurse
Responsibilities include the provision of direct comprehensive care to ambulatory / emergency service patients as part of the healthcare team. Provide care that is consistent with the philosophy and goals of the Nursing Department and the patient care unit. BSN required. Current NY State nursing license/registration required. BCLS/ACLS certification required. Computer knowledge preferred. At least 1 year experience in Ambulatory Care or Med//Surg preferred. Eye\ENT related experience preferred. Per Diem Position

Nursing - 7th Floor

Nursing Assistant II
Responsibilities include providing nursing care under supervision of Registered Nurse(s) that is consistent with the Philosophy and goals of the Nursing department and patient care unit. Transport of post-anesthesia patients; Assists in clerical functions and assist in additional assignments as determined by Nurse in charge. May be floated or cross-trained to other patient’s units. Must be computer literate. Nursing Assistant Certification, High School Diploma, basic heart support, BCLS or Heart Saver required. 100 hours of nursing assistant training, Certification of EKG and Phlebotomy required. Hospital related experience preferred. Full Time Position

Nursing - 9th Floor

Registered Professional Nurse
Responsibilities include the provision of direct comprehensive care to ambulatory / emergency service patients as part of the healthcare team. Provide care that is consistent with the philosophy and goals of the Nursing Department and the patient care unit. BSN required. Current NY State nursing license/registration required. BCLS/ACLS certification required. Computer knowledge preferred. At least 1 year experience in Ambulatory Care or Med//Surg required. Eye\ENT related experience preferred. Per Diem Position

Unit Clerk
Responsibilities include the provision of direct comprehensive care to ambulatory / emergency service patients as part of the healthcare team. Responsible for the coordination of daily unit while acting as a receptionist and performing clerical/secretarial activities. Performs EKG and phlebotomy as needed. Provide care that is consistent with the philosophy and goals of the Nursing Department and the patient care unit. Emotionally stable, mature and responsible individual with a sincere desire to help others. High school diploma or equivalent. Nursing Assistant, EKG/Phlebotomy helpful but not required. BCLS/ACLS certification. Computer knowledge preferred. At least 1 year experience in Ambulatory Care or Med//Surg required. Eye\ENT related experience preferred. Knowledge of second language preferred. Per Diem Position

Ophthalmology/Otolaryngology

Physician Team Member –Forest Hills
Primarily responsible for handling all phone interactions associated with team physician. Responsibilities include checking patients in/out, exam room preparation, patient services, preparing patient data, preparing charts, and running reports. Will also provide coverage for other staff members. Must have Bachelor’s Degree, Medical Assistant Certificate, OR 3+ years experience in customer care setting with at least 1 year in a busy multi-physician office environment. Ophthalmology and/or Otolaryngology office experience preferred. Ability to work in a fast-paced, multi-disciplinary environment required. Strong multi-tasking skills required. Must have good computer skills, working knowledge of Medical Manager, MS Office and Meditech Software(s) preferred. Excellent verbal, written and communication skills required. Must possess High School Diploma or equivalent. Completed college coursework preferred. Bilingual Russian/English a plus. Temporary/Per Diem Position

Physician Team Member -Bayside
Primarily responsible for handling all phone interactions associated with team physician. Responsibilities include checking patients in/out, exam room preparation, patient services, preparing patient data, preparing charts, and running reports. Will also provide coverage for other staff members. Must have Bachelor’s Degree, Medical Assistant Certificate, OR 3+ years experience in customer care setting with at least 1 year in a busy multi-physician office environment. Ophthalmology and/or Otolaryngology office experience preferred. Ability to work in a fast-paced, multi-disciplinary environment required. Strong multi-tasking skills required. Must have good computer skills, working knowledge of Medical Manager, MS Office and Meditech Software(s) preferred. Excellent verbal, written and communication skills required. Must possess High School Diploma or equivalent. Completed college coursework preferred. Bilingual a plus. Full Time Positions

Medical Assistant - Bayside
Primarily responsible for handling all phone interactions associated with team physician. Responsibilities include checking patients in/out, exam room preparation, patient services, preparing patient data, preparing charts, and running reports. Will also provide coverage for other staff members. At the direction of the office manager and assigned physicians, provide routine clinical assistance to doctors in the care of patients.  This work includes medical assistance in the exam rooms, clinical documentation, and related front desk work as needed.  NY State Certificate in medical assisting is required.  Work requires frequent standing, decision making, and computer skills (EMR experience preferred).   In addition, this position requires the ability to thrive in a busy clinical work environment, and providing empathy to our diverse patient population. Must have Bachelor’s Degree, Medical Assistant Certificate, OR 3+ years experience in customer care setting with at least 1 year in a busy multi-physician office environment. Ophthalmology and/or Otolaryngology office experience preferred. Ability to work in a fast-paced, multi-disciplinary environment required. Strong multi-tasking skills required. Must have good computer skills, working knowledge of Medical Manager, MS Office and Meditech Software(s) preferred. Excellent verbal, written and communication skills required. Must possess High School Diploma or equivalent. Completed college coursework preferred. Bilingual a plus. Full Time Position

Office Manager - Bayside
Manages and oversees the day to day operations of the Bayside office. The activities will include full responsibility of administrative staff, maintaining adequate office supplies, patient flow and cycle time. Provide support to the medical staff as needed. BA/BS preferred or equivalent to five years healthcare environment with supervisory responsibility. Adept computer skills. Full Time Position

Transcriptionist – Forest Hills (Bilingual English/Russian)
Transcribe operative reports and discharge summaries in Meditech system; print out work. Process work from outside transcription service, print out report for each outside transcriptionist by date, check header information and edit where necessary, print out all operative reports, make copies for physicians. Print out daily operative log and make necessary copies. Complete productivity log daily, submit weekly.  Requires a high school diploma or equivalent and vocational medical assistant training. MA certificate preferred. Must have strong oral and written skills in medical terminology, and be a good listener. Ability to work quickly and efficiently, and ability to multitask required. Strong computer skills required.Full Time Position / Days

Orthoptics

Orthoptics
Responsible for supervising patient care with the residents and performing evaluations on private and clinic patients. Determining surgical and non-surgical diagnosis and treatment as well as follow up treatment. Assist in developing a treatment plan with the residents and medical director. Participate in the supervision and running of the allied health program in Orthoptics and Ophthalmic Technology. BA / BS four years, post grad / Orthoptics. Two years’ experience working in a strabismus clinic. Dealing with children and adults with special needs, mental and physical problems
Full Time Position - Days

Plant Operations

Mechanic
Troubleshoot and repair of buildings and installed systems to include: plumbing and electrical systems, kitchen equipment, roofs, drains, door hardware, light carpentry, grounds equipment and HVAC. Clean, lubricate and service a wide variety of pumps, valves, pneumatic controls, electrical, mechanical and hydraulic devices. Assist with installation and modification of building equipment systems. Respond immediately to emergency situations. Inspect buildings, grounds and equipment for unsafe or malfunctioning conditions. High School Diploma or GED equivalent and 5 years related trade experience in a building-related trade preferred / 3 years hospital maintenance experience preferred. Strong knowledge of the use and care of tools and equipment used in facility and ground maintenance required. F Bilingual Spanish/English a plus Full Time - Evening Position

Painter
Working knowledge of Paints. Working knowledge of Joint Compound. Working Knowledge of correct application of Paint Products. Knowledge of Floor Tile/Ceramic Tile. Working Knowledge of correct application of Paint Products. Knowledge of application of Latex Oil, Expoxy, Sheetrock, Plaster, Concrete, Acoustic Tile. Full Time - Evening Position

Radiology

Manager
Prepare and implement policies and procedures for the department. Coordinate systems and procedures affecting radiology with other department supervisors. Advise staff and supervisors on all administrative changes which affect their areas. Make recommendations to the Director on better methods in handling the department administrative and technical functions. Conduct studies and implement changes for improved internal operation of the department. Plan all systems and procedures relating to the technical aspects of the department. Maintain a current schedule of “standard” radiographic. Approve on daily basis, representative number of radiographs taken by each technologist to insure compliance with standards of quality established by the Director. Prepare annual Operating and capital budget and requests. Makes recommendations to the Director for Capital Improvements. High School Diploma. NY state license. B.S. preferred but not necessary. Five years’ experience in management level for radiology. Full Time Position

Sleep Center

Sleep Center Technician
Responsibilities include demonstrating the knowledge and skills necessary to recognize and provide age specific care in the treatment, assessment, and education of neonatal, pediatric, adolescent, adult, and geriatric patients. Assist with scoring sleep/wake stages by applying professionally accepted guidelines. Comply with applicable laws, regulations, guidelines and standards regarding safety and infection control issues. Performing routine equipment care, maintenance and inventory evaluation. Current CPR or BCLS certification. Excellent written and spoken communication skills. Successful completion of a polysomnography program, of no less than one year duration, associated with a state licensed and/or a nationally accredited educational facility. Per Diem Position

Sleep Center Interpretor Chinese Translator - Bilingual (English / Mandarin and/or Cantonese). Candidate will be on-site in the Sleep Center to interpret for our Chinese-speaking patients. Translator will be notified approximately 3 weeks in advance whenever possible. Per Diem Positions, Nights 8:00 pm - 6:00 am

Social Work

Social Worker
Follows patients through the continuum of care providing psychosocial services to patients and families on the Inpatient and Ambulatory Surgery Units as well as in the Ambulatory Care Center.  Conducts pre-admission evaluations and collaborates with a multidisciplinary team to provide counseling and coordinate discharge planning.  Participates in performance improvement initiatives and program development.  Attends Head and Neck Cancer Patient Case Conferences and Discharge Planning Meetings.  LMSW required, LCSW preferred.  Minimum of one year of social work experience in a health care setting required.  Computer proficient.  Full time position covering for staff on a six month maternity leave. Full Time/Temporary Position

Listings last updated: 02/17/15

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